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Supercrack Buttress is probably the most popular/crowded area at Indian Creek. Some of the most famous cracks in the desert are here - Supercrack, Incredible Handcrack, Coyne Crack, etc. Expect stellar climbing with good protection and a casual approach, but don't expect solitude.
From the main parking area about 4 miles past Newspaper Rock, Supercrack Buttress will be obvious. Follow a well worn trail to the base, and look for the crowds to mark the start of most routes.
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Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Supercrack Buttress:
Twin Cracks 5.9 5c 17 VI HVS 5a Trad
Super Surprised 5.10- 6a 18 VI+ E1 5a Trad, 1 pitch, 140'
Supercrack of the Desert 5.10 6b 20 VII- E2 5b Trad, 3 pitches
No Name Crack 5.10 6b 20 VII- E2 5b Trad
Keyhole Flake 5.10 6b 20 VII- E2 5b Trad
Gorilla 5.10 6b 20 VII- E2 5b Trad
3AM Crack 5.10 6b 20 VII- E2 5b Trad, 1 pitch, 100'
Incredible Hand Crack 5.10c 6b 20 VII E2 5b Trad, 1 pitch, 100'
Bad Rad Duality 5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ E3 5b Trad, 1 pitch, 120'
The Wave 5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ E3 5b Trad, 1 pitch, 120'
Anasazi 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ E3 5c Trad, 1 pitch, 120'
Binge and Purge 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- E3 5c Trad
Wild Works of Fire 5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- E4 5c R Trad, 1 pitch, 80'
Painted Pony 5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- E4 5c Trad, 1 pitch, 140'
Amaretto Corner 5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- E4 5c Trad
The On-Slot 5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- E4 5c Trad, 1 pitch, 70'
Fingers In A Lightsocket 5.11+ 7a 24 VIII E4 6a Trad
Too Much Cake 5.11+ 7a 24 VIII E4 6a Trad
Coyne Crack 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ E5 6a Trad
Left Affair 5.12 7b+ 27 VIII+ E6 6b Trad, 1 pitch, 80'
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Anasazi 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ E3 5c UT : Moab Area : ... : Supercrack Buttress
At the far right side of Supercrack buttress, you will find this left-facing dihedral. [Just to the right of the large leaning block/cave with the Anasazi handprints on the inside]. The dihedral is not too cruxy, but it is long, so it will get hard. The route is 120', not 140' as suggested, and such was evidenced by my ability to lower off on a single 70M rope, with spare at the base.The rock quality here is not quite as good as most of the area routes, particularly at the top, where the soft...[more] Browse More Classics in UT
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